SWB WEEKENDER : GOOD BYE SUMMER; Labor Day Weekend; Healing from Harvey


Good Morning! It’s Labor Day Weekend!


NEWS


WORLD

US orders Russia to close consulate and annexes in diplomatic reprisal

THE GUARDIAN


HEADLINES

WSJ

Evacuees Crowd Into Shelters as Harvey Soaks Louisiana

READ


REUTERS

Washington tells Russia to close consulate, buildings in U.S.

READ


BLOOMBERG

Wells Fargo Boosts Fake-Account Estimate 67% to 3.5 Million

READ


BBC

US orders Russia to close consulate and two annexes

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Houston flooding: two explosions at Texas chemical plant

READ


POLITICS

Trump orders Russia to shutter San Francisco consulate, two annexes

THE HILL

Dems’ 2020 dilemma: Familiar 70-somethings vs. neophyte no-names

POLITICO


MARKETS

Nasdaq Rockets to New Record; S&P 500 Finishes Higher for Fifth Straight Day

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.27% on Thursday, the S&P 500 added 0.57% and the Nasdaq gained 0.95% to close at a new record of 6,428.66.

THE STREET


  • OIL

US crude jumps $1.27, settling at $47.23, but posts nearly 6% loss in August

CNBC


  • INVESTING

3 Stocks With 20% Upside in an Uncertain Economy

INVESTOPEDIA


SECTORS

  • TECH

Everything we’re expecting Apple to launch on September 12

TECH INSIDER


  • REAL ESTATE

U.S. Cities Have A Glut Of High-Rises And Still Lack Affordable Housing

Last year, San Francisco saw a 128% spike in the number of withdrawn or expired listings for condos over $1.5 million.

FORBES


  • RETAIL

Chick-fil-A is giving away free breakfast — here’s how to get it

BI


YOUR WEEKEND PLANNER 


FOOD – LABOR DAY COOKOUT

Party Shrimp Boil

We turned our shrimp boil foil packs into an awesome party skewer.

TOTAL TIME: 
PREP: 
LEVEL: EASY
YIELD: 8 SERVINGS

GETAWAY –  LAST MINUTE LABOR DAY WEEKEND IN MONTAUK

Situated on Montauk’s most pristine stretch of oceanfront real estate, Gurney’s is a Hamptons icon and the only year-round resort in Montauk. Providing guests with direct access to a 2,000-foot private sand beach, Gurney’s features 146 rooms, suites, and beachfront cottages, all delivering dramatic ocean views.

VISIT


FASHION-  NEW SEASON HANDBAGS

CELINE – shop

THE TELEGRAPH – view the list


FASHION – FALL EDGY WEAR

WHY WE LOVE IT:
This fall is about about the boot so make it count with bolder than bold, eclectic electric and traffic stopping impact. The best part? The satin fabric and glossy geometric heel.

Tibi boot, $650, shopbazaar.com


DESIGN & ARCHITECTURE

If you could go anywhere in the world right now, where would you go?

Open house

Each piece of interior and its dominant dark tones are carefully selected to keep focus on nature. The sliding window frames accentuate the sensation of living in nature by blurring the distinction between indoor and outdoor space.

‘We live in the city, but dream of the wild. This sentence was stuck in our heads. The dream was to build a livable design object we could place anywhere in the world.’

VIPP SHELTER


CULTURE

7 Strange Labor Day Facts

THE FIRST LABOR DAY CELEBRATION WAS SEPTEMBER 5, 1882 IN NEW YORK CITY.

THE THEORY ABOUT WHY WE CAN’T WEAR WHITE AFTER LABOR DAY IS HIGHLY DEBATED.

LABOR DAY IS THE OFFICIAL END OF HOT DOG SEASON.

READ THE ARTICLE FROM TOWN AND COUNTRY


THE HOLIDAY ALSO SYMBOLIZES OTHER ENDINGS AND BEGINNINGS.

 

Our prayers and hearts go out to all victims of Hurricane Harvey who are just beginning their recovery.  

Penne


HAVE A GREAT LABOR DAY WEEKEND!

 See you back in your inbox Monday

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